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  • 61. World Stroke Day Latin America Page... That's why the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association is partnering with Latin American organizations as part of World Stroke ...

    www.strokeassociation.org/STROKEORG/General/World-Stroke-D y-Latin-America-Page_UCM_476916_SubHomePage.jsp

  • 62. AHA/ASA Cryptogenic Stroke Initiative... STEPS TO HELP AVOID ANOTHER STROKE, Clot-related strokes are largely ... Supports the American Heart Association/American Stroke ...

    www.strokeassociation.org/STROKEORG/Professionals/Cryptoge icStrokeInitiative/Medtronic-Cryptogenic-Stroke-Initiative_UCM_473504_SubHomePage.jsp _SubHomePage.jsp

  • 63. Caregiver Support | American Heart Association... American Heart Association. Caregiver Support. We're here for you. ... Learn about heart conditions. Stroke. A full 80 percent of strokes are preventable ...

    www.heart.org/en/health-topics/caregiver-support

  • 64. Pediatric Stroke Resources... range of outcomes of all types of pediatric strokes. ... or getting involved in pediatric stroke activities is ... Sickle Cell Disease Association of America The ...

    www.strokeassociation.org/STROKEORG/AboutStroke/StrokeInCh ldren/PediatricStrokeResources/Pediatric-Stroke-Resources_UCM_310945_Article.jsp Article.jsp

  • 65. The American Heart Association and The Children's Heart ...... American Heart Association/American Stroke Association and The ... heart disease and stroke with others ... In addition, both organizations will continue ...

    www.heart.org/en/health-topics/congenital-heart-defects/co genital-heart-defects-tools-and-resources/the-american-heart-association-and-the-childrens-heart-foundation ion-and-the-childrens-heart-foundation

  • 66. Ways to Give | American Heart Association... Get Involved: Give; Advocate; Volunteer; SHOP. Our Sites. Our Sites: American Heart Association; American Stroke Association; CPR & ECC; ...

    www.heart.org/en/get-involved/ways-to-give

  • 67. Mycle Brandy - Walking Across America... It worked for me. After my strokes and other serious health challenges, the American Stroke Association gave me a new lease on life. ...

    www.strokeassociation.org/STROKEORG/LifeAfterStroke/Inspir tionalStories/Mycle-Brandy---Walking-Across-America_UCM_314070_Article.jsp e.jsp

  • 68. Estate Plan Notification | American Heart Association... If you have included a gift to the American Heart Association or American Stroke Association in your estate plan, but have not notified us previously ...

    www.heart.org/en/get-involved/ways-to-give/wills-trusts-an uities/wills-trusts-and-annuities-forms/estate-plan-notification

  • 69. Fundraising Events | American Heart Association... Get Involved: Give; Advocate; Volunteer; SHOP. Our Sites. Our Sites: American Heart Association; American Stroke Association; CPR & ECC; ...

    www.heart.org/en/get-involved/ways-to-give/for-companies/f ndraising-events

  • 70. Tia Timpson: Survives Stroke at 20, Walks 5K -- Go Red For ...... “I've learned that stroke can happen to ... The American Heart Association's hospital quality programs and accreditation helps improve patient care. ». ...

    www.goredforwomen.org/about-heart-disease/living-with-hear -disease/tia-timpson-survivor-of-stroke-at-20/

  • 71. Insomnia May Significantly Raise Stroke Risk -- Go Red For ...... with insomnia compared to those who don't have trouble sleeping, according to new research in the American Heart Association journal Stroke. ...

    www.goredforwomen.org/about-heart-disease/heart_disease_re earch-subcategory/insomnia-may-significantly-raise-stroke-risk/

  • 72. Advocacy Fact Sheets | American Heart Association... Get Involved: Give; Advocate; Volunteer; SHOP. Our Sites. Our Sites: American Heart Association; American Stroke Association; CPR & ECC; ...

    www.heart.org/en/about-us/policy-research/advocacy-fact-sh ets

  • 73. Eating More Fiber May Reduce Stroke Risk -- Go Red For ...... with soluble fiber and stroke risk, and ... is lower than the American Heart Association's recommendation of ... to lower risk for strokes,” Threapleton said. ...

    www.goredforwomen.org/about-heart-disease/eating-more-fibe -may-reduce-stroke-risk/

  • 74. Activism | American Heart Association... American Heart Association. ... researchers, healthcare providers, government and professional organizations. ... world free of heart disease and stroke. ...

    www.heart.org/en/healthy-living/company-collaboration/acti ism

  • 75. Fellowship - Council on Cardiovascular and Stroke Nursing ...... leadership in cardiovascular and stroke nursing, leadership ... in the American Heart Association or similar organizations/associations in countries ...

    professional.heart.org/professional/MembershipCouncils/Fel owofAHAFAHA/UCM_321440_Fellowship---Council-on-Cardiovascular-and-Stroke-Nursing-CVSN.jsp oke-Nursing-CVSN.jsp

  • 76. Continuing Education (ISC)... International Stroke Conference 2018 CME/CE ... The American Heart Association designates this live ... 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ...

    professional.heart.org/professional/EducationMeetings/Meet ngsLiveCME/InternationalStrokeCofnerence/UCM_424543_Continuing-Education-ISC.jsp ion-ISC.jsp

  • 77. Guidelines & Statements... various cardiovascular disease and stroke topics. ... Download the association's mobile app today and ... Associations of Circulating Protein Levels With ...

    professional.heart.org/professional/GuidelinesStatements/U M_316885_Guidelines-Statements.jsp

  • 78. Why Atrial Fibrillation (AF or AFib) Matters | American Heart ...... Watch this short video explaining stroke risk: ... on this website has been reviewed and approved by the American Heart Association, based on ...

    www.heart.org/en/health-topics/atrial-fibrillation/why-atr al-fibrillation-af-or-afib-matters

  • 79. Understanding Your Options When Taking Aspirin and Other ...... MD, the American Heart Association's immediate past ... ischemic attack (often called a warning stroke). ... patients experience more strokes (both those ...

    www.heart.org/en/health-topics/heart-attack/treatment-of-a heart-attack/understanding-your-options-when-taking-aspirin-and-other-antiplatelet-drugs -antiplatelet-drugs

  • 80. HF Path Heart Failure Self Management Tool | American Heart ...... Get Involved: Give; Advocate; Volunteer; SHOP. Our Sites. Our Sites: American Heart Association; American Stroke Association; CPR & ECC; ...

    www.heart.org/en/health-topics/heart-failure/heart-failure tools-resources/hf-path-heart-failure-self-management-tool

  • 81. New Guidelines to Reduce Stroke Risk in Women — Go Red ...... related factors,” said Cheryl Bushnell, MD, MHS, author of the new scientific statement published in the American Heart Association journal Stroke. ...

    www.goredforwomen.org/about-heart-disease/heart_disease_re earch-subcategory/new-guidelines-reduce-stroke-risk-women/

  • 82. General Questions | American Heart Association... Get Involved: Give; Advocate; Volunteer; SHOP. Our Sites. Our Sites: American Heart Association; American Stroke Association; CPR & ECC; ...

    www.heart.org/en/forms/general-questions-and-latest-resear h-information

  • 83. Facts, Causes, Risks and Prevention of Stroke - Go Red for ...... comprehensive look at the statistics by demographic, check out the American Heart Association's latest update on heart disease and stroke statistics ...

    www.goredforwomen.org/about-heart-disease/facts_about_hear _disease_in_women-sub-category/facts-causes-risks-prevention-stroke/

  • 84. TTES Strategic Alliance Page... Stroke Association. In addition to the Together to End Stroke TM national sponsors, there are a number of national associations and organizations ...

    www.strokeassociation.org/STROKEORG/AboutStroke/Togetherto ndStroke/TTES-Strategic-Alliance-Page_UCM_495102_SubHomePage.jsp

  • 85. Quit Smoking Tobacco | American Heart Association... American Heart Association. Quit Smoking Tobacco. ... or Search Condition. Kick the Habit. Smoking puts you at higher risk for heart disease and stroke ...

    www.heart.org/en/healthy-living/healthy-lifestyle/quit-smo ing-tobacco

  • 86. Women Delay Stroke Care, New Study -- Go Red For Women... Women with strokes caused by blood clots are less likely than ... a European study reported in the American Heart Association journal Stroke. ...

    www.goredforwomen.org/about-heart-disease/heart_disease_re earch-subcategory/women-delay-stroke-care-new-study/

  • 87. Page 404 | American Heart Association... Peripheral Artery Disease; Stroke; Vascular Health; Metabolic Syndrome; Heart Failure. ... 2017 American Heart Association, Inc. All rights reserved. ...

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  • 88. Teaching Gardens Recognition Program | American Heart ...... celebrates and recognizes schools and organizations for implementing ... Our Sites: American Heart Association; American Stroke Association; CPR & ...

    www.heart.org/en/professional/educator/teaching-gardens/te ching-gardens-recognition-program

  • 89. Fitness | American Heart Association... Sign Me Up! *All health/medical information on this website has been reviewed and approved by the American Heart Association, based on ...

    www.heart.org/en/healthy-living/fitness

  • 90. Educator | American Heart Association... Get Involved: Give; Advocate; Volunteer; SHOP. Our Sites. Our Sites: American Heart Association; American Stroke Association; CPR & ECC; ...

    www.heart.org/en/professional/educator


Our Mission

Community

We’re making your community healthier by advocating for key issues such as:

  • Smoke-free public places
  • More walkable and bikeable streets, roads and parks
  • Better nutrition and high-quality physical education in our schools
  • Adequate, affordable and available health care for all

We’re making your community healthier by advocating for key issues such as:

  • Smoke-free public places
  • More walkable and bikeable streets, roads and parks
  • Better nutrition and high-quality physical education in our schools
  • Adequate, affordable and available health care for all

We’re improving the quality of care for heart and stroke patients by:

  • Training millions of Americans in CPR, advanced life support, AED (defibrillator) use and first aid; promoting AED placement in businesses and public places
  • Improving emergency care for heart attack victims through our Mission: Lifeline community-based initiative
  • Helping hospitals treat cardiac and stroke patients according to proven guidelines using our Get With The Guidelines® program
  • Strengthening stroke systems of care, teaching the public to respond to warning signs, and providing resources for stroke survivors and caregivers

We’re reaching at-risk populations through cause initiatives and online tools:

Nationwide, we invest over $132 million a year ($3.2 billion since 1949) in heart and stroke research that has led to recent breakthroughs such as clot-busting drugs and drug-eluting stents. Healthcare providers learn about medical advances and new treatment guidelines though our journals, conferences and online courses.

American Heart Association
2016-2017 Expenditures

Pie chart showing breakdown of expenses
  • Research 20.7%
  • Public Health Education 35%
  • Professional Education and Training 18%
  • Community Services 8.3%
  • Management and General 6.6%
  • Fund Raising 11.4%